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Noun1.BJA - the bureau in the Department of Justice that assists local criminal justice systems to reduce or prevent crime and violence and drug abuse
Department of Justice, DoJ, Justice Department, Justice - the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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Since the implementation of the Second Chance Act five years ago, BJA has awarded more than $250 million in grants to nearly 500 recipients.
Ewan Jaffray (left) and Joseph McNeill of Southlands Judo Club, are pictured with their medals and coach Mick Caveney at the BJA British Judo Championships in Kidderminster.
8) A BJA who understands the importance of adhering to the right processes is uniquely positioned on the brigade staff to assist the brigade's command teams and personnel sections.
This attempt to intimidate judges who fail to take into account the expectations of the Minister constitutes an even graver breach of constitutional requirements for non-intervention of the executive branch into the work of the judiciary because it is a repeat violation," the BJA states.
BJA cultural and foreign relations committee head Abdulla Al Mannai said the association took the initiative to create the code after the recommendation was put forward at the National Dialogue last year.
We urge all our members and all media people to contribute to the final draft of the code by expressing their views and offering suggestions," the BJA said in a statement yesterday.
Prize: pounds 1,000 to spend in 16 BJA jewellery shops in Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter.
BJA Magnetics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bob Johnson Associates Inc.
Holmfirth-based BJA Refrigeration Consulting Engineers has plans to double its turnover following investment to upgrade its Bridge Mill operations.
BJA administers the drug court grant program, which provides financial and technical assistance, training, and programmatic guidance to state and local entities.
The BJA has had a presence on the net for more than a decade - but its new site provides not only a clean look and easy to use format, but broadens the facilities offered to browsers.
The central location as a gateway to Europe and the efficient infrastructure are, of course, well-known aspects," the BJA said.